Superboy #47

DC Comics

United States

Published
March 1956
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/12690

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Mort Weisinger, (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Superboy) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited), Mort Weisinger, (actual)

Reprint history

Printed in
in Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #4
Show/hide 1. Clark Kent's Best Pal! (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Billy Todd (intro); Ma and Pa Kent

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye?

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #2 ([July 1956])
Clark Kent's Best Pal
 
United Kingdom
Superboy Adventure Book (Atlas Publishing, 1955 series) #1957-58 (1958)
Clark Kent's Best Pal!
 
United Kingdom
Superboy Adventure Book (Atlas Publishing, 1955 series) #1957-58 (1958)
From GCD
in Superboy Adventure Book 1957-8 (Atlas Publishing & Distributing Co. Ltd. (London), 1958 series) #1
Original
Superboy 47, March 1956

Synopsis

Despite his better judgement, Clark lets Billy Todd become his best friend, but Billy seems to be spying on him.

Notes

Inker credit from art spotters Jim Kealy, Bob Hughes, & Pat Lang. Rehashed in Superboy 86. Billy Todd is a precursor to Pete Ross.

Show/hide 2. Healthy Teeth for You and Your Pet! (Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Binky
Genre
Teen; psa

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Shorty) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Shorty
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 4. The 100 Grand Question! (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
"Hijack" Hilton

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye?
Ray Burnley?

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #77 ([March 1970])
The 100 Grand Question

Notes

inker credits from art spotters Pat Lang (Stan Kaye), & Bob Hughes (Ray Burnley)(April 29, 2004).

Show/hide 5. Untitled (Little Pete) Comic story, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Gag

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 6. Bagging the African Buffalo Text article, 2 pages

Credits

Author
Jack Miller [as Jerry Marlowe]
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. Superboy Meets Superman (Superboy) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superboy
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman [Clark Kent]; Lois Lane; Superboy [Clark Kent]

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Giunta ?

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Color Giant (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #1 ([1956?])
Superboy meets Superman
 
United States
Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #4 (Winter 1962)
Superboy Meets Superman
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #3 (September 1963)
Superboy Meets Superman
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #3 (September 1963)
 
United States
Super-Team Family (DC, 1975 series) #5 (June-July 1976)
Superboy Meets Superman
From GCD
in Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #4 (Winter 1962)
in Super-Team Family (DC, 1975 series) #5 (June-July 1976)
 
from Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #47 (March 1956)
Original
Superboy 47, March 1956

Synopsis

Superboy accidentally flies through time to the future where he meets his grown-up self.

Notes

Inker id by Bob Hughes 3/09. Formerly credited to John Fischetti.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 36793

Entry created

  • 28/06/2008

Cover added

  • 06/05/2010

Index completed

  • 06/05/2010